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The 24-hour all-inclusive Riu Cancun is located in the heart of Cancun and set on a beach of white sand and turquoise water. This majestic resort soars above the Caribbean Sea, steps from the Galeria and Caracol shopping centers and in the heart of nightlife and activity.

This grand resort boasts a rich decor with high hand-painted ceilings adorned with flowers and frescos, and Spanish-style oil paintings cover the walls. Over the pool bars, domes are decorated with intricate mosaics and have a Moroccan-Mediterranean ambiance. Long walkways front the restaurants and offer seating areas; a perfect place to relax and enjoy a cool drink in the afternoon.

Kids will love the RiuLand Mini-Club. Children ages 4-12 can partake in numerous activities with adult supervision. During the day, the hotel provides entertainment for all ages, including watersports and one introductory scuba diving lesson in the pool. At night, Pacha Discotheque is the place to go for non-stop dance music. Also, entrance and drinks are included! Afterwards, start winding down at the 24-hour sports bar.

Looking for a vacation full of rest and relaxation? Renova Spa offers numerous types of treatments to put the mind, body, and soul at ease. The gym and Jacuzzi are complimentary. Of course, there is always the option of sunbathing the day away and lounging with a tropical drink at the swim-up bar!

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HOTEL LOCATION
This beachfront property is located in "Corazone", across the street from the Convention Center.
Address:
CANCUN
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Local Phone: 011529988487151
Toll Free Phone: 1 888 666 8816
Fax: 610-359-6625
HOTEL FACILITIES
Barber / Beauty Salon
Boutique Shops
Disco / Nightclub
Meeting Rooms
Shopping Mall Nearby (65 feet)
Pools
Number of Pools: 3
Outdoor Pools: 3     
Swim-up Bar
3 outdoor pools, one with Swim-Up Bar.
Golf: CLOSEBY
Cancun Golf Club @ Pok ta Pok- Cancun Hilton Golf Course- Mayan Palace Golf Course-
Holes: 18
Water Sports on Site
Sunfish Sailing: Complimentary
Snorkeling: Complimentary
Wind Surf: Complimentary
Other Sports Available
Other Sports: PingPong included, Bike rental, & Mini-Golf nearby for extra charge
Health Club / Spa
Jacuzzi: Complimentary
Nautilus Equipment: Complimentary
Manicure / Pedicure: Additional Charge
Facials: Additional Charge
HOTEL DETAILS
This hotel consists of a 15-story main building and a 6 story annex building. This hotel features four restaurants & snack bar, five bars, three swimming pools, disco, exchange privileges with Riu Caribe (dinner dining excluded). Beach: Beachfront property on Cancun's exclusive Caracol Beach Lounge chairs, sun umbrellas and towels by the pool & beach available.
Total Rooms: 569
Year Opened: 2014 Credit Cards: Visa, Master Card, Diners Club, American Express
HOTEL RESTRICTIONS
Men are required to wear longs pants at the a-la-carte restaurants. Dinner dining is not included inthe exchange privileges. During the months of March and April each room must have 1 guest at least 21 years of age.
ROOM TYPES
STANDARD OCEAN VIEW
Two double beds or one king. Ocean view from balcony. 90 minutes of WiFi per day in the lobby.
Crib Available, Crib Charge:
Other Amenities -
Air Conditioning
Fan
Shower
Balcony or Terrace
Minibar
Hair Dryer
Telephone
Television
Satellite
SUITE OCEAN VIEW
Two double beds or one king. Balcony with ocean view. Regularly replenished minibar. Living area. Liquor dispenser.
Crib Available, Crib Charge:
Other Amenities -
Air Conditioning
Fan
Shower
Balcony or Terrace
Minibar
Hair Dryer
Telephone
Television
Satellite
OCEANVIEW JUNIOR SUITE
Junior Suites with ocean view from balcony. Two double beds or one king. Split-level living room with sofa bed. Regularly replenished minibar. 90 minutes of free WiFi in th lobby per day.
Crib Available, Crib Charge:
Other Amenities -
Air Conditioning
Fan
Shower
Balcony or Terrace
Minibar
Hair Dryer
Telephone
Television
Satellite
DINING
Riu Cancun features 1 meal plan options:
All Meals, Drinks & Tips
There are 5 Restaurants at Riu Cancun:
Corazone - Brazillian theme restaurant open for dinner Reservations required. Dress Code: Casual Formal-Men are required to wear long pants
Sports Bar - Offering snacks 24 hours.
Kawachi - Japanese restaurant. Reservations required. Dress Code: Casual Formal
Main Buffet La Mision - 1 of 2 main restaurants offering continental breakfast, buffet lunch and snacks and a Grill Steakhouse & Mediterranean theme for dinner. No reservations required. Dress Code: Men are required to wear long pants.
Main Buffet Don Juan - One of two main restaurants serving buffet breakfast and dinner with show cooking stations.
ACTIVITIES & ENTERTAINMENT
Daily Activities & Entertainment:
Daytime entertainment program for adults & children (six times a week)
Nightly Activities & Entertainment:
Shows & Live music (several times a week) Disco open 6 nights a week
CHILDREN'S PROGRAMS
Daytime entertainment program for children (six times a week). Children's playgroundand pool
Applicable Ages: 4-12 years old

Children's Facilities
PlayGround
Children's Pool

Cribs available at no extra charge on request basis, rollaways are not available.

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3411 Recommend
3411 past Apple Vacationers would recommend Riu Cancun to their friends and family



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Alicia K, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Nov 20, 2014
Riu Cancun was awesome. Their staff was amazing and very hard working. The beach was also good. We did offshore snorkeling and the water was super clear and there were tons of fish. The food was... More>

So so
Jason M, Lake Havasu City, Arizona, United States
Nov 19, 2014
Nice looking hotel, friendly staff. The alcohol was definitely "off" brand or bottom shelf. Your not able to order anything good because they don't have it. The food was good on the first day... More>

great place to stay
mmeme121078, Davison, Michigan
Nov 19, 2014
I loved everything about this resort. Stayed here nov 7th-nov 10th. The pools could be a tad warmer. And the jacuzzi was a disappointment, i thought it'd be hot water but it wasn't. I wouldnt... More>

RIU SI SI SI
Ness P,
Nov 19, 2014
This hotel was amazing! We went with a group of 12 and they were able to get us all on the same floor. Talk about a clean place, there are people cleaning 24/7 very impressive. The food was GREAT... More>

urghhhh
air s, Toronto, Ohio
Nov 18, 2014
Stayed at riu palace peninsula in Dec last year and you would think these hotels were worlds apart....horrid room. Both doors were completely smashed in as if a murder had taken place. Bed was... More>



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